Peterborough This Week

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Peterborough This Week
Type Twice-weekly newspaper
Format Tabloid
Owner(s) Metroland Media
Publisher Bruce Danford
Editor Lois Tuffin
Staff writers 150
Founded 1989
Headquarters

884 Ford St. Peterborough, ON

Canada Canada
Circulation 48,000
Official website http://www.mykawartha.com

Peterborough This Week is an award-winning twice-weekly free-distribution newspaper in Peterborough, Ontario that delivers virtually every flyer in the market. It was established in 1989. It is one of three newspapers in the Kawartha Division of Metroland Media, a company that owns newspapers across Ontario. Its content is updated via www.MyKawartha.com which also carries video, blogs, polls and news from its sister papers from the Kawartha Region. Its staff also produce niche magazines and a variety of online services such as flyerland.ca, WagJag.com and Your Action Plan (YAP).

Peterborough This Week has a circulation reaching 48,000 homes and employs 150 people. The current publisher is Bruce Danford, the editor-in-chief is Lois Tuffin and the managing editor is Mike Lacey.

Past editors[edit]

  • Wendy Gallagher 1999-2002
  • Paul Rellinger (2002–2005)
  • Mike Lacey (2005-current)
  • Lois Tuffin (editor in chief)

Past sales managers[edit]

  • Chuck McLaren (1989–1992)
  • Jennifer Bronsma (1992–1995)
  • Gavin Beer (1995–2001)
  • Adam Milligan (2002-Current)
  • Mary Babcock (2004–Current)
  • Shane Lockyer (2010-Current)

Past publishers[edit]

  • Greg Walsh (1989–1990)
  • Andy Cook (1990–1995)
  • Hugh Nicholson (1996–2001)
  • Bruce Danford (2001-Current)

Facts and trivia[edit]

  • Peterborough This Week published its first 3D issue on Wednesday, March 31, 2011, thanks in part to local business Kawartha Chrysler Jeep Dodge and their ad campaign.

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